Actor, HBCU Grad, Harlem Fave And More Chadwick Boseman Passes, He Will Live Forever

Chadwick Boseman, who played icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding a place in our heart

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Harlem Youth Advocate Uses Hip Hop To Educate Formerly Incarcerated Youth On Rikers Island

We love love, love positive and moving stories that show how individuals and organizations step up to provide services beyond their usual mission. Continue Reading →

The Problem With “The Facts About Madam C.J. Walker And Annie Malone” And The Netflix Series

By Robert Walker

Spoiler Alert / Disclaimer

Let me first start with saying this to any Madam C.J. Walker admirers, and to those who maybe heard of Annie Malone (many have not),

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Touro College Of Osteopathic Medicine “Graduates” Local Med-Achieve Scholars (Mainly In Harlem)

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) graduated 71 high school students from its unique two-year after-school program, “MedAchieve”, last week. Continue Reading →

Watch Live #YouTubeBlack FanFest Returns To Howard University’s Homecoming

Tonight at 7:30 PM ET, YouTube and Howard University will host the 2nd Annual #YouTubeBlack FanFest during Howard’s Homecoming festivities this week. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Kenneth B. & Mamie Phipps Clark, 1914 – 2005

Mamie Phipps Clark and husband kennethKenneth Bancroft Clark, July 14, 1914 – May 1, 2005, and Mamie Phipps Clark (April 18, 1917 – August 11, 1983) were African-American psychologists who as a married team conducted important research among children and were active in the Civil Rights Movement. Continue Reading →